Check into your deluxe room at the Lodge of the Ozarks on Friday, then get ready to climb aboard the Landing Princess 100 ft. luxury yacht on the Ozark Mountain Dinner Cruise. Enjoy a delicious gourmet buffet of Ozark Mountain BBQ as you cruise around Branson's historic Lake Taneycomo. The yacht features three open air decks, two cash bars, music, and panoramic views.
Prepare yourself for tough decisions for your Saturday entertainment. In the afternoon, you have your choice between the silky smooth serenading of either The Cat's Pajamas or the Twelve Irish Tenors. Then on Saturday night, take your pick between the mystical Acrobats of China Show featuring the New Shanghai Circus, the exciting variety show of Clay Cooper's Country Music Express, the amazingly talented Dutton Family, or Take It To The Limit - an outstanding Eagles Tribute Concert.
Experience a fantastic two-night weekend getaway at Missouri's Entertainment Capital!
Length: 3 days & 2 nights
2:00-5:00 pm check-in on Fridays
-April to Mid December
Summary: 48 HOURS MINIMUM ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED. If you have any children in your party, if your party is greater than 4 people, or if you are requesting more than one room per night, please call 888-840-8485. PLEASE NOTE: You will be receiving 4 separate E-tickets for this package: one for the hotel room, one for the Ozark Mountain Dinner Cruise, one for the show of your choice on Saturday afternoon, and one for the show of your choice on Saturday night. Prices include taxes and fees. Please reserve online, or call us toll-free at 888-840-8485.
There is a $5.94 CAD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown includes any and all taxes, fuel surcharges, and service fees. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.
Your Ozark Mountain dinner cruise features a gourmet buffet of Ozark Mountain BBQ pulled pork, roasted chicken and various side dishes. As you dine, enjoy some music and the sights along the way! These cruises take place on a yacht which features three open air decks, two cash bars, and panoramic views.
Cruise south towards the Historic Lake Taneycomo Bridge as you hear about Branson’s first roller skating rink and the city's first music show. View the immense diversity of Branson’s wildlife, from the American Bald Eagle, Night Heron and Brown Thrasher to foxes, coyote, and mink. Pass beneath majestic Mt. Branson as you wind your way back north towards the 95-acre Branson Landing waterfront to witness the $7.5 million spectacular water attraction, merging fire, water, and music!
Saturday Afternoon Choices
Saturday Afternoon Choices(select one)
The Cat's Pajamas has been described as revolutionizing a capella performance. They have been seen all over the world on television and in live performances. They beat out thousands of contestants on NBC's America's Got Talent.
They have a unique ability to engage each audience member during their dynamic, interactive shows. Commenting on their Branson plans, Grant Hendrickson of The Cat's Pajamas says, "We have been traveling the world for the last 3 years and are excited to bring our voices to Branson!"
These twelve handsome, harmonizing young men perform Irish, Opera, Pop, Swing, and Jazz, accompanied by a fabulous arrangement of musicians.
Among their wide variety of hits are "Danny Boy," "When Irish Eyes are Smiling," "Bring Him Home," "Music of the Night," "Nessun Dorma," "Granada," "Fever," "Mack the Knife," "Yesterday," "That's Life," "Thank You for the Music," and more!
Saturday Night Choices
Saturday Night Choices(select one)
Over 40 amazing performers bring the Orient to Branson with fabulous backdrops, state-of-the-art lighting, and a fast-paced, exciting production. The show is a combination of ballet, Olympics, and Cirque du Soleil.
He continued performing in several Branson shows, and now celebrates his 24th season performing Clay Cooper's Country Music Express. He's invited some of his best friends aboard the Country Music Express to keep the show up-beat and diversified. Clay will be singing many of the traditional country classics as well as some new contemporary country favorites.
The Duttons have toured the world over and received accolades with every performance. The Duttons Music Show covers a variety of music styles with great vocals, a lot of comedy, dancing, and lots of action on stage. It is family entertainment by a family of entertainers.
Made up of seasoned professionals, these guys sound SO much like the Eagles that if you closed your eyes...you couldn't tell them apart.
Lodge of the Ozarks - Enjoy a two night stay at the deluxe Lodge of the Ozarks. This room includes 2 queen size beds. Nestled in the heart of Branson's famous Highway 76 "Strip," it's the perfect location to get in on the action. You'll be within walking distance of a variety of entertainment venues!
Enjoy outlet shopping, lots of shows, a water park, go-carts, mini-golf, museums, and fine dining. The Lodge of the Ozarks gives you the comforts of home, so your stay in Branson is unforgettable! Click here to see hotel and room amenities
• Lodge of the Ozarks is a non-smoking property, however there are a few smoking rooms available upon request
• Check in is between 3:00 pm & 6:00 pm on Friday, and check out is at 11:00 am on Sunday
• Show tickets are based on availability and yearly performance calendars.
• Specific seat selection is not available for any of the shows. You will be assigned to the best available seats
• Transportation is NOT provided, you are responsible for arranging your own transportation
• You will be receiving 4 individual E-tickets, one for each component of this package
If you have any children in your party, if your party is greater than 4 people, or if you are requesting more than one room per night, please call 888-840-8485. If you would like additional nights or tours/activities please call 888-840-8485.
Ozark Mountain Dinner Cruise in Branson - Branson tourism is rooted in the beauty of the sheer bluffs of the Ozarks, the abundant wildlife and the meandering streams, rivers and lakes. Experience Branson's historic Lake Taneycomo while cruising aboard the Landing Princess's 100 ft. luxury yacht. Windows line the Princess's two climate controlled decks, providing spectacular views of breathtaking lake scenery.
During the heat of the summer months, you can also come aboard the Princess to enjoy temperatures on the water that are 15 – 18 degrees cooler than the temperatures on land. Don't miss this opportunity to experience Branson’s most natural show aboard the Landing Princess!
What is not included?
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q: Can I take children on the tour?
A: Children are more than welcome aboard the dinner cruise!
Q: What happens if it rains?
A: Windows line the Landing Princess's two climate controlled decks, providing spectacular views of breathtaking lake scenery. The enclosed decks provide the ability to go out in most weather conditions, and your captain is in constant communication with the Coast Guard and the National Weather Service. The boat does go out rain or shine; however, the staff would never put the passengers in harm's way. Inclement weather does not guarantee that a tour will be canceled; however, should this be the case, we will contact you via telephone and e-mail to inform you of the cancellation and provide you with the alternative options available to you. In the event of the cancellation of a tour by the tour operator you may either reschedule to a different date or submit a request for a refund for this portion of the vacation package pending investigation of the circumstances which prompted the tour not to operate as scheduled. Please be advised that no refund will be issued if you decide not to take the tour at your discretion, but the cruise departs as scheduled.
Q: How many people can be on the boat at one time?
A: The yacht is 100 feet long and 20 feet wide and can carry up to 149 passengers. The lower deck seats up to 90 people and the upper deck has additional seating. During the dinner cruises, approximately 90 guests are allowed on board the yacht.
Q: What will we see on the tour?
A: You will see a vast variety of wildlife and other great attractions on the sightseeing tour. Landmarks will include Baldknobber's, Branson's first roller skating rink; Historic Lake Taneycomo Bridge; Presbyterian Hill; the White River and Roark Creek; Mount Branson; Rockaway Beach; and the Powersite and Table Rock dams. Wildlife could include the American Bald Eagle, the Great Blue Heron, and the Morning Dove, as well as deer, foxes, and more!
Q: Are food or drinks served during the tour?
A: On the dinner cruise you will enjoy a buffet style dinner with barbecued ribs, roasted chicken, potatoes, vegetables, salads, and desserts (desserts vary depending on the cruise, but may be chocolate layer cake, milky way cake, or cheesecake). Coffee, hot tea, iced tea, soda, lemonade, and water are included in the ticket price, but alcoholic drinks are not. We have a full bar available on board that serves liquor, beer, wine and snacks. Alcoholic drinks range from $3 - 6, and snacks such as chips, candy, and popcorn range from $1 - $1.50. Prices are subject to change. Please bring extra cash with you if you'd like to purchase extra beverages or snacks on board!
Q: Can I bring my own food and beverages on board?
A: No, unfortunately personal foods and beverages are prohibited aboard the Landing Princess for insurance reasons.
Q: Can I bring alcohol on the boat?
A: No, you cannot bring your own personal alcoholic beverages on board, but there are alcoholic beverages available for purchase on board at the full service bar.
Q: Do I need to be 21 to drink alcohol?
A: Yes - you must be at least 21 years of age if you plan to purchase alcoholic beverages on board. Please remember to bring government issued identification with you if you would like to purchase alcohol at the full bar on board.
Q: Is entertainment provided on the cruise?
A: The entertainment is comprised of the exquisite natural beauty of Lake Taneycomo and the spectacular surrounding Ozark mountain countryside, coupled with the lake's unique wildlife and the man-made wonders that are such landmarks as the Taneycomo Bridge, Branson Landing, and the 7.5 million dollar fire, water, and light show. Rather than provide you with the same old song and dance you've seen for years, this one-of-a-kind ride offers a professional staff and a knowledgeable captain who will lead you through Missouri's pristine waterways as he tells you all about the sights you pass along the way. This cruise is sure to entertain and educate again and again.
Q: Doesn’t it get really hot in Branson during the summer?
A: It can, but that’s the perfect reason to come out on the water aboard the yacht! In the heat of the summer it is 15 to 18 degrees cooler on the waters of Lake Taneycomo than it is in the shopping area at Branson Landing, on the strip or even on Table Rock Lake. The waters of Lake Taneycomo always maintain a temperature of just 45 degrees, so a yacht cruise is always your best bet for cool summer fun! The climate controlled decks are sure to keep you comfortable as well.
Q: Is there air conditioning/heating on board?
A: Yes, the lower deck is enclosed and climate controlled.
Q: Is it customary to tip the crew?
A: Your crew works very hard to make sure you have the best experience possible aboard the Landing Princess. While tips are not required, they are greatly appreciated!
Q: Is seating assigned on the tour?
A: No, seating is on a first come, first served basis. Please arrive early if you'd like to sit in a particular spot on the boat!
Q: Are there life jackets on board?
A: Yes, the Landing Princess yacht has more than enough life jackets available for all passengers at any time. However, you are not required to wear life jackets during the cruise.
Q: Is the yacht wheelchair accessible?
A: Yes, and so are the restrooms on board. Do keep in mind that the entrance to the boat is only 30 inches wide, so some larger wheelchairs and electric scooters or Segways may be more difficult to accommodate.
Q: Is smoking allowed?
A: Yes, smoking is allowed on the outdoor decks in designated areas only.
Q: Are restrooms available?
A: Yes! There are two clean restrooms on board (one for men and one for women). They are both wheelchair accessible.
Q: Is the tour suitable for pregnant women?
A: The dinner cruise should not be a problem for pregnant women as the waters are very calm and the boat is very stable. If you are concerned, you may want to consider consulting a doctor before attending the cruise.
Q: Is there room to stow my belongings on board?
A: There is room on board to store limited belongings. If you have large personal belongings (such as a suitcase), you may be asked to keep it in the ticket booth which will be securely surveyed throughout the duration of the cruise.
Q: Will I get seasick?
A: The yacht is a large, stable boat and Lake Taneycomo has very calm waters. Therefore seasickness is very rare. If you are particularly prone to motion sickness, please do consider consulting your doctor before attending the cruise.
Q: Will there be souvenirs available for purchase?
A: Yes! Souvenirs are available on board.
The Cat's Pajamas Show in Branson - The Cat's Pajamas is an explosive vocal band based out of Madison, Wisconsin. Singing everything from classic rock to doo wop, from barbershop to hits you hear on the radio today, The Cat's Pajamas' repertoire transcends typical genre tastes. They are a group that truly anyone will enjoy!
Since their inception in 2005, The Cat's Pajamas have participated in the TV show "The Next Great American Band," where they advanced to the top 30 out of a field of 14,000 bands.
The Cat's Pajamas also finished in the top 10 for the national Oreo Cookie Jingle Competition hosted by Randy Jackson, have been seen on the Oprah Winfrey Show, have two full length albums, and have toured internationally as guest entertainers on multiple cruise lines. If you enjoy diversified vocal talent, you will LOVE The Cat's Pajamas!
The Twelve Irish Tenors Show in Branson - Straight from Ireland to the Ozarks, these singing sensations will blow you away with their world-class vocal talent.
Twelve Irish gentleman blend their stunning voices together for an entertainment experience that can't be duplicated.
The Twelve Irish Tenors have mastered the genres of jazz, pop, swing, traditional Irish melodies, and more. In fact, you may hear "Danny Boy" and "Hey Jude" followed immediately by a top hit from ABBA or otherwise!
This smash hit production showcases their amazing vocal talents, delivering the greatest voices to ever ensemble together on stage.
One of Branson's most exciting shows, the young performers of The Twelve Irish Tenors will thrill you with their true vocal talent.
Seating will be assigned on a "best available" basis at the time your order is received.
Acrobats of China Show featuring the New Shanghai Circus
- In China, there are over 25,000 acrobats and over 250 acrobatic troupes. The New Shanghai Circus is the best of the best.
The show has many Gold, Silver and Bronze medal winners of national competitions, and this show has been very well packaged in terms of the music, the lighting and theatrics that go around the acrobats themselves.
The performers do everything from contortion to trapeze to group and solo bicycle riding, and that is just one small segment of this fabulous show!
One senior citizen said that "[the] audience should take a nerve pill before they come to the show."
You'll be on the edge of your seats as these talented acrobats top each other with one amazing feat after another in this celebration of Chinese history and culture.
You'll marvel not only at the amazing athletic ability of the performers but at the grace and beauty of the performance!
Clay Cooper's Country Music Express Show in Branson - Clay shares the stage with 20 veteran cast members in a high energy, country music variety show guaranteed to make you tap your toes, stomp your feet, and even let out a holler or two!
Don't miss New York's number one cowboy, trick roper, and gun-slinger, Johnny Lonestar... eight amazing dancers lead by Clay's multi-talented wife, Tina Cooper... a six-piece band... Branson's funnier-than-funny comedian, Matt Gumm... 6 year old rising star Colt Cooper... and Clay's newest cast addition - Buckets N Boards - a dynamic rhythm duo that will make you laugh till you cry!
Clay Cooper's Country Music Express is great for all ages, from 2 to 92. The unbelievable talent, hysterical comedy, and down-home personality bring guests back time and time again. Many Branson audiences know Clay Cooper from his various performances with the Texas Goldminers, Country Tonite, and The Paul Harris Show.
Dutton Family Show in Branson - The Duttons Family Show features the amazingly talented Dutton Family - Dad Dean, Mom Sheila, and their seven offspring, playing violin & fiddle, guitar, bass, viola, cello, banjo, mandolin, keyboard, harmonica and drums.
Enjoy country, bluegrass, 50's pop, swing, rock music, and more. If that weren't enough, they sing, dance, and add in comedy, too. Even the youngest Duttons sometimes perform!
The Duttons made it into the Top 10 Finalists on "America's Got Talent" in 2007. Also staring in their own PBS-TV special, the Duttons have won many fans of all ages. Don't miss their fantastic live and lively show in Branson!
Take It To The Limit - Eagles Tribute Show in Branson - If you're already an Eagles fan, walk through memory lane during this show... and if you're new to the Eagles, we think you'll become a new fan!
You have to see this amazing Eagles Tribute Concert for yourself. It's one of Branson's hottest new shows.
Fans go crazy between these great songs from the 1970s into the 21st Century, and there are numerous standing ovations.
The stage is set just like an Eagles concert, and you'll feel like the Eagles Have Landed when you enjoy this outstanding tribute show!
Take It To The Limit Band
Eric Rankin - Lead Vocals
Tim Coday - Keyboard & Vocals
Robbie Danna - Bass & Vocals
Greg Morton - Guitar & Vocals
Lance Conque - Keyboard & Vocals
Daniel T. "Taz" One - Drums
~ Air conditioning
~ Alarm clock radio
~ Cable TV/free HBO
~ Coffee maker
~ Free local calls
~ Hair dryer
~ Handicap access
~ Iron and ironing board
~ Refrigerator (upon request)
~ Telephone and voicemail
~ Robes and essential toiletries
~ 24 hour front desk
~ Cable TV
~ Game room and gift shop
~ Handicapped access
~ Indoor pool and hot tub
~ Keyless room locks
~ Meeting facilities
~ Non-smoking rooms
~ Restaurant on property
~ Sun deck
~ Complimentary continental breakfast
48 HOURS MINIMUM ADVANCE BOOKING REQUIRED. If you have any children in your party, if your party is greater than 4 people, or if you are requesting more than one room per night, please call 888-840-8485. PLEASE NOTE: You will be receiving 4 separate E-tickets for this package: one for the hotel room, one for the Ozark Mountain Dinner Cruise, one for the show of your choice on Saturday afternoon, and one for the show of your choice on Saturday night. Prices include taxes and fees. Please reserve online, or call us toll-free at 888-840-8485.